Thursday marked the opening of the Division I Men’s Soccer Championship and Seattle’s Gabriel Ruiz put the exclamation point on an exciting first round of action.

With the Redhawks and in-state rival Washington knotted at two apiece in overtime, Ruiz scored the game-winning goal in the 98th minute to advance to the second round with a matchup against No. 5 Akron waiting on Sunday.

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